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Help identifying duck breed

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by kcopela, Apr 21, 2016.

  1. kcopela

    kcopela New Egg

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    Can anyone tell me what kind of duck breed this is? We adopted them about 2 years ago. Both are white with black spots throughout their feathers. The female has a pale yellow, almost white, but black spotted beak with black spotted feet[​IMG]
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    and the male has a bright yellow beak and orange feet.
     
  2. Virus

    Virus Chillin' With My Peeps

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    They kinda look like magpie ducks to me.
     
  3. buff goose guy

    buff goose guy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    A magpie is identified with a solid black cap and a saddle pattern black back,with a few other black marking here and there. You either have anconas or mixed breeds.
     
  4. lomine

    lomine Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Agreed.
     
  5. TroyerGal

    TroyerGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Welsh Harliquins? Idk if I spelled that right ;)
     
  6. buff goose guy

    buff goose guy Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Welsh harlequins have the snowy or harlequin pattern theses ducks have white and black feathers, so it is actually impossible for them to be welsh harlequins :(
     
  7. TroyerGal

    TroyerGal Chillin' With My Peeps

    Oops... I am new to ducks... just throwing stuff out there
     
  8. learycow

    learycow Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yup, anconas or mixes. There are tons of mixed that look like anconas, so it's impossible to know if they are pure or not without knowing the parent birds or bloodlines
     

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